German Imperial Infantry officers shoulderboards. These are matched pair, and for a Captain rank (Hauptmann). Base color is a scarlet Red color. Infanterie-Regiment „Graf Tauentzien von Wittenberg“.
The #20 are in gold on both with two gilt pips to each as well. Silver aged tress to the front near the button hole. Brass ring shows age toning. Bottom material is not damaged, but is faded. Nice shape, remember these are over 100 Years old. These came off an Uhlan officers tunic.
German Imperial Uhlan Named Tunic Featured
German Imperial Uhlan tunic. Konigs-Uhlanen Regt.(1.Hannoversches) Nr. 13 (Hannover) X Armee Korps. Double breasted Uhlanen DarkBlue wool with a White tall stand up collar. No Shoulderboards but the slip is there and the Silver button with #5 on it. Back has White piping to the flaps and Silver buttons. A Black polished cotton material for the liner, liner shows light wear from use, its has an inner belt and buckle set. On the inner belt is the name tag with the soldiers name "Bosse". Some moth nips and some light tracks here and there but still very nice. Two or Three small repairs on the front and elsewhere. There's a patch repair on the back near the collar, see the photo, its period done. I don't see any fading, colors are bright. Some wear and fading to the inner collar. Its in good overall condition for being over 100 years old.
German Imperial Infantry tunic. Madgeburgisches Infanterie Regt. Nr. 67 Metz) XVI Armee Korps. DarkBlue wool with a Red tall stand up collar. Shoulderboards are Yellow topped and have Red chainstiching with the number "67" on each. On the sleeve is a woven patch for Signals. Eight button brass front, tunic has Red cuffs Yellow piped and three buttons each. Back has Red piping to the flaps and Gold/Brass buttons. A Black polished cotton material for the liner, liner shows light wear from use, its in very nice shape but has a wear through spot on one side, small. Some moth nips and some light tracks here and there but still very nice. One or two small repairs, and some light fading where a belt might have been. Its in good overall condition for being over 100 years old.
German Imperial Dragoners officers greacoat. This ones very nice! The greatcoat is made of top quality Moleskin wool, very smooth and soft. Cornflower Blue wool with White collar and piping on the cuffs. Both lapels are also white wool. Tall standup collar has three hooks. All buttons appear to match and are a smooth Gold color with solid backs and are marked "EXTRA FEIN". The shoulderboards are slip-on style and are for teh rank of Hauptmann (Captain), the boards are also Cornflower Blue based. The coat is heavy and well made. The liner is made up of a polished LightBlue cotton and is made up of several panels. There is an inner belt as well. The Tailors tag inside is for Stuttgart. A fantastic greatcoat, well made and in excellent shape, no mothing that I can find, no fading, it shows light use. Its also padded in the chest area.
German Imperial Artillery tunic. This ones in a Dark Blue wool with Black collar and cuffs. Red piping to the collar and down the front and edge of the cuffs. Eight Gold polished button front, has the same Gold polished buttons on the cuffs. The shoulderboards are Green with the Red Flamming Bomb and the number 67. This is for the 2. Unter-Elsassisches Field Artillery Regt. Nr 67 XXI Armee Korps, (Hagenau-Bischweiler). Gold polished Nr 3 buttons to the shoulderboards. The wool is in excellent condition and shows no fading, and I see no issues, no mothing. Full Black Satin liner is also in excellent shape, showing this tunic was not worn much at all. Has inner belt and buckle. Full liners to the sleeves. Back has the rear dress flaps with red piping and the Gold polished buttons, the back buttons show some issues to the finish. This overall is a very nice tunic and is clean, keep in mind it's over 100 years old.
German Imperial Uhlan tunic. Thuringiscnes Ulanen Regiment NR 6. XVIII Armee Korps. Blue TOP quality moleskin wool with Red piping all over the coat. Double breasted cut with Inner Red lapels. Hooks hold the front flap. Smooth shinny Chromed finish to the matching buttons, they all have a solid backing. Collar is a tall stand-up style Red with a Blue piping and Gold wide tress. Three collar hooks. Shoulderboards are very nice and high decorated. Brass fittings with the Kaisers Crown and the cypher, Red based and Heavy. Cuffs are Red based with a Gold tress, some of the finish is wearing on the tress. The back is highly detailed. Red piping with the Chromed buttuons and the back flaps. I see NO mothing or fading to this excellent condition tunic! Liner is a Black satin and is near mint. Inner belt with chromed buckles, minor blemish on the buckles, but minor. Red inner lapels. White sleeve material. This tunic is in excellent condition and I have not seen one this old this nice!
German WWI or Imperial Ulanka tunic. Rare Ulanka officers tunic. This ones a fine quality wool in a Dark Blue color. Has Red standup collar with triple hooks at the neck closure. On the front is the style for the Ulanka tunics, A"breast plate" in Red Moleskin wool with a fold down inner flap that hooks onto the front of the tunic when closed. 14 Brass smooth finish buttons to the front. No shoulderboards. Silver tress to the front and to hold the boards in place. Cuffs are also Red with a single Brass button to each cuff. On the lower front is some period repaired wool where it was damaged at some point. Rear has Red piping all over and Red piped flaps with Brass buttons.
Liner is a Black shinny silk like material. There is a tailors label in the neck area and this tunic has a matching tag in the pocket named to the man. Tunic is in nice shape, no fading, damage is on the lower front, and on one of the lower sleevees, inner. Also a light wear section in the liner, lower. See the photos. Its nice, rare and NAMED!!!
German Imperial tunic. DarkBlue wool with a Red tall stand up collar. Rank brass buttons on each side held on with split pins. Shoulderboards are Red topped and have Black and White twist cord piping. Yellow chainstiching with the number "136" on each. Eight button brass front, tunic has Red cuffs Light Blue piped and three buttons each. This tunic has the shooting cord which is woven DarkRed and Off White cording. Back has Red piping to the flaps and buttons. A Medium to Dark Green polished cotton material for the liner, liner shows some wear from use. Inner belt and buckle. Tunic has name tag inside "J. SCHEIDWEILER STRASSBURG E." and named to the soldier with the date 1913. Some moth nips and some light tracks here and there but still very nice.
German Imperial enlisted tunic. This ones a fine quality wool in a Dark Green color. Has Red standup collar. Sew-in shoulderboards, Dark Green topped and are Red piped with chainstiching "86" and the Bomb on each. Eight brass button front. Cuffs are also Red with Green piping. There is an Iron Cross 2nd class ribbon to the button hole. Full Black Polished cotton material. This tunic is well padded. On the rear its piped in Red and has more of the Brass or Gold finish buttons. Tunic is in excellent shape! no fading, shows light if any wear and has a few small moth nips here and there. This tunic is named and has the owners name tag sewn in near the neck. Named to "KLINGER" and the Regiment number matches the shoulderboards "86". Very nice tunic and very clean for over 100 Years old.
Imperial German Long coat. Really nice condition coat is Blue wool with Red facing lapels, Red collar and Red piping on the cuffs. Smooth polished Brass buttons on the front and back. Loops for two medals, one on each side. Collar has hooks for clouser and an inner collar as well. Shoulderboards are for a Leutnant. Boards are Red based and a dull silver bullion cord top. The liner is fantastic! A LightGray polished cotton material, then the lower half is a Black polished cotton material, with an inner waist belt and buckle. Liner shows little wear and is excellent. Inside the pocket, is the makers tag and the name, its date 1914. This coat is excellent and shows no wear and no mothing, very nice for a coat over 100 years old.
German Imperial NCO rank Dress tunic. This ones close to MINT and I doubt it was ever worn. Quality DarkBlue wool tunic has a Red high stand up collar with three hooks on the front. On the collar is Gold tress for NCO rank. Tunic is piped down the front in Red. Shoulderboards are Red piped and DarkBlue tops, Off White chainstiching with the Kasiers crown and another cypher. Eight button Brass front, Cuffs are piped in Blue and are red with the Gold tress on each as well. On the back its piped in Red with the Brass buttons. Liner is a full black polished Cotton material and has an inner waist belt and buckle set. This tunic is as close to unissued and not worn as you will get!
German Imperial tunic. This ones a fine quality wool in a Light Blue color. Has Red standup collar with brass Eagle buttons on each side, held on with chrome split rings, the rings were most lightly add later as there a bit larger then normal. Sew-in shoulderboards, Red topped and Yellow chainstiched "13". The shoulderboard Brass button has the number "1" on it. Eight brass button front. Cuffs are also Red with White piping to each. Two Brass buttons to each cuff. Liner is a mixture of a White cotton top and a Dark Blue bottom cotton. There are what appear to be two faint very small stamps, most likely a museum stamp, but very small. A few stiching repairs to the liner, nothing torn or damage, I do not see any mothing to the body of the tunic, its in nice shape. Rear of the tunic has the flaps in a Red piping and six Brass buttons on back.
A fantastic WWI or Pre-war Berlin Infantry officers tunic. This is a tunic is nice and clean and in good shape! Blue wool body has Red collar which is the standup style that has three hooks with an inside partial liner. Red lapels inside. Tunic has all its original buttons in smooth Copper/Gold color . Cuffs are Blue with Red piping. Both shoulderboards are White piped for Infantry and are for an Leut. Liner is all Black and shows light use. Inside is an inner belt and chromed buckle.
This style coat is a 3/4 coat, not a tunic but a 3/4 length coat. There is a makers or tailors label inside the liner at the neck, but its frayed and hard to read. This coat is named with a readable tailors label inside the inner pocket, and is named to the officer and is nicely dated 1908. Its for Infantry Regt. 24. Tag is excellent. It comes with a paper that says the name, and I.R. 24 for Berlin and he became an OberLt 1912-1913. I don't see any mothing or damage, save some light wear at the top of the neck and a few pics on the edge of the cuffs, but its nice! Nice clean original 3/4 tunic, but remember this tunic is over 100 years old!
German Imperial Visor cap. Blue wool top finer black capband, maybe NCO. Red piped. Cap has the short bill in Black. Visor has the national cockade and the cockade for Baden. The liner is a DarkTan or Brown Oilcloth and is unmarked. Brown leather sweatband has a unique Stamp into the leather band with the Kaisers Crown and emblem and the state shield. A section of the band is missing on one side by about 3 inches. Cap still has the paper size tag on the sweatband 56. The cap shows mothing to the lower part of the cap band. You can see the cardboard edging, its been mothed all around this bottom. A nip in the red piping and a few nips to the top. Not as good shape as the others for sale, but has a unique stamp in the band.
Imperial German Visor cap. Early 1900's Imperial visor cap. Blue wool body shows light use and no mothing, a moth nip to the top, but small. Red band and Red piping. Black Visor or bill is in good shape, the cap does not look like it was worn much. Has the National cockade and the State cockade for Wurttemberg. The sweatband is oil cloth and still soft but has light flaking to the oil cloth which is typical for its age. Full liner in tan cloth, really nice makers name and stamp and has the Regt. stamp as well off to the side. A nice clean cap.